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Pinus syl Chantry Blue
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Pinus sylvestris 'Chantry Blue'


Description: A slow-growing, upright, conical to irregular, evergreen tree with twisted, blue-green, needle-like leaves. Oval, green female cones ripen to grey or red-brown. Reaches a mature height of 6m and spread of 4m in 50 years.

History: Found in 1972 Surrey, UK.

Pinus Growing Tips: Requires moist but well-drained soil and a sunny position. Copes with all soil types. Ideal for coastal areas.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 1m x 0.75m

General attributes

Text Blue Silver Foliage
Text Spreading

Ornamental attributes

Very small tree size after 10 years Very small tree size after 10 years
Open space planting Open space planting
Evergreen Evergreen
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Needs full sun Needs full sun
Don't prune Don't prune